Area Agency on Aging
91 Wishpoosh Rd.
The mission of Yakama Nation Area Agency on Aging is to develop a community that promotes independence and choice for senior and adults with disabilities in the Planning Service Area 10 Boundaries.
Case Management Nursing Services
Nursing Services are provided to clients receiving services from programs administered through the aging and disability services admin ( ADSA). This program offers further enhancement of the comprehensive assessment and serves planning process for in-home & residential client by providing health related consultation to case management, clients, and caregivers in the development and implementation of community based long term cares services. Nursing to referrals from home and community services (HCS) and area agency on Aging (AAA) case management staff to promote the client's "maximum" possible level of independence and contribute nursing expertise by performing:
Family Caregiver Support Program
Varity of services available to support and help meet the needs of those who provide care to Elders who are low income, frail or has a disability and does not receive payment for the care.
Respite & supplemental services care recipient must meet 2 or more Activities of Daily Living requirements (ADL): eating, specialized body care, toileting, personal hygiene, ambulation, dressing, transferring to bed/chair, bathing, positioning, & self-medication.